Lahore: FIA arrests ex-official of PCRWR
LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) claimed on Wednesday to have arrested a former regional director of the Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) on charges of misappropriating Rs11.6 million.
According to the FIA, Unicef entrusted a sum of Rs14.5 million to the accused, Abdul Rauf, who is at present serving as director, CDO, Wapda, for conducting water supplies analysis in different areas of Lahore during 2007-08.
It said the inquiry established that Rauf, in connivance with others, misappropriated Rs11.6 million from the total amount.
The agency said it was conducting raids for the arrest of other accused.